Separate pirate fact from fiction at Pirate’s Quest this May Half Term (26th May – 3rd June), and help the crew track down their ship so they can return to the Caribbean. Visitors will be transported back almost 300 years, where they’ll begin their adventure on board a Pirate Hunter’s Ship called the ‘Royal Anne’ – a real vessel that left England in 1721 with the intention of sailing to the Caribbean, but wrecked off the South Coast of Cornwall.
A LIVE crewmate will rescue visitors from the sinking ship, escorting them through a secret passageway, and then acting as a guide through several detailed sets and scenes – a chance to explore the mystical caves and murky streets of eighteenth century Cornwall and learn what life was really like for a buccaneer in the 1700’s.
After arriving at Towan Blystra Docks, visitors will be invited into Blackbeard’s Tavern, a safe haven for pirates, before deciding whether they’re brave enough to enter the optional scare section, The Locker of Davy Jones. Eventually you’ll arrive at the Queen Anne’s Revenge, a pirate ship ready to return to the safe waters of the Caribbean.
The authentic pirates are brought to life by talented theatrical actors, who are guaranteed to make this a unique and memorable experience – a rare opportunity for all ages to learn something new about piracy, and experience the REAL life of a seafarer during the ‘Golden Age of Pirates’. There’s even the chance to complete a treasure map earn some pirate treasure!
BOOK NOW to embark on a voyage through Cornwall’s pirating past and discover the REAL Pirates of the Caribbean!